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Welcome to Saint Cecilia Catholic Church


Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM & *5:30 PM (*except holidays)

Saturday: 9:00 AM & 5:00 PM (Vigil)

Sunday: 7:30 AM, 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM



            On behalf of those throughout the Archdiocese who benefit from the Annual Appeal, thank you.

 This year, the Archdiocese of San Francisco needs to raise a total of $6.4 million for the 2023 Archdiocesan Annual Appeal. St. Cecilia’s obligation for 2023 is $135,985. We have received $21,705 as of March 23, 2023. Please help us do our part by your support for St. Cecilia Parish this year. Annual Appeal envelopes are in the pews and vestibule of the church. You may place your donation in the donation boxes located in the church or leave them at the Rectory Office. Don’t forget to put “2023 Annual Appeal” or “2023 AAA” on the memo line if donating by check.

Thank you for helping us achieve our parish responsibility.



Stations of the Cross will be held every Friday after  the 5:30 PM Mass during Lent.

The Last Friday of Lentis on March 31st.


 St. Cecilia's Spring Fundraiser | The Great St. Cecilia Round Up 

Saturday  | March 25, 2023 | 6:00 PM | Durocher Pavilion

There are a few different ways you can participate and support this event: attend the event in March 25th at 6:0Opm in the Durocher Pavilion, become a sponsor, donate to the silent and live auctions, place an ad in the program, learn to line dance, attend a pre-event party to support your grade’s  bull rider, buy raffle tickets, host a pay-to-play event, buy a wine and whisky pull.

For questions related to how you can get involved, please email

The Great Saint Cecilia Round Up Fundraiser Co-chairs: Erin Burke,  Antoinette Haugh, Teresa McLoughlin

Find out more about the event on our website:

*Instagram: @stceciliaspringfundraiser *Facebook:



Corner of Vicente St. and 17th Avenue, San Francisco

Live Church Broadcast: www.

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord, April 2nd

Palms will be blessed at the beginning of every Mass.

Saturday Vigil – 5:00 PM

Sunday Masses – 7:30 AM, 9:30 AM, and *11:30 AM

*Solemn Procession at the 11:30 AM Mass

Holy Monday, April 3rd

6:00 PM– 7:00 PM – Lenten Penitential Service with Individual Confessions

Holy Thursday, April 6th

9:00 AM – Morning Prayer

7:30 PM – Mass of the Lord’s Supper

9:00 PM Eucharistic Exposition until 11:00 PM

(Church remains open from 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM)

Good Friday, April 7th

9:00 AM –Morning Prayer

12:00 PM – Stations of the Cross

 1:00 PM – 7 Last Words

2:00 PM – Good Friday Liturgy

 3:00 PM – Divine Mercy Novena

(Church remains open from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM)

Holy Saturday, April 8th

9:00 AM – Morning Prayer

8:00 PM – Easter Vigil

(Church closes after the morning prayer and reopens at 7:00 PM)

Easter Sunday, April 9th

Masses at 7:30 AM, 9:30 AM and 11:30 AM



We are thankful for the following advertisers who committed to advertise for the fiscal year 2022-2023:

Automatic Garage Door (415) 648-6413

California Bakery, Sweet and Savory Baked Goods (415) 864-1385

Daly Construction, General  Contractor (415) 753-6804

Diviney Construction Inc., General Contractor (415) 568-1047

Duggan’s Serra Mortuary (650) 756-4500

ESPY’s Carpet Care Clinic  (833) 438-3779

Gameday Sportswear (415) 681-9327

Gold Mirror Italian Restaurant (415)564-0401

Kevin Birmingham, Park North Real Estate (415) 713-6341

Mary Gemma O’Keeffe, Estate Planning and Probate (415) 664-6788

Millbrae Pancake House (650) 589-2080

Monica L. Chmiel, D.D.S., M.S., Firefly Orthodontics (415) 702-9772

O’Kane Commercial  and Residential Construction (415) 759-0574

Riordan Sykes McFadden, PC (415) 661-9050

Sandy’s Cleaners Laundry and Alterations (415) 564-8020

Supple Senior Care LLC (415) 573-5141

The United Irish Cultural Center of San Francisco, For All of Life’s Events (415) 741-8803

Warren and Chima Orthodontics (415) 681-2418

Yanira and Eduardo’s Residential and Commercial Cleaning Services (415) 265-1622

Young Men’s Institute (650) 296-6297

We ask our parishioners to please support our advertisers.


Every Friday after the 9:00 AM Mass and ending with Benediction at 5:15 PM.

To request a Mass Intention, please call the Parish Office at 415-664-8481 or email Irma Lavitoria at and provide the following information:
1.  Name of the person the Mass Intention is for and whether the person is living or deceased.
2.  Your name or the name of the person offering the Mass Intention.
3.  Your phone number and whether you would like a Mass card.
4.  Suggested $10 offering per Mass Intention. Checks are to be made payable to St. Cecilia Church.  

Please send or drop off your donation to: 
St. Cecilia Church
Attn: Irma Lavitoria
2555 17th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116.



The Parish offers a monthly Bible Sharing group. The group meets on the first Wednesday evenings of the month at 7:30 PM and will be led by Terence Leung and Fr. Paul Arnoult.  It is a one-hour meeting via Zoom and/or phone call. Prior to each meeting, we will select a scripture passage from an upcoming Sunday liturgy. During the meeting, we read the passage and share perspectives, insights, and feelings. Participants will be emailed a Zoom link and a dial-in phone number before each meeting. All parishioners are welcome to join. To register for this class or for more information, please contact Terence at or call the Parish Office and leave a message for Fr. Paul.





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       ST. CECILIA  CHURCH                 2555 Seventeenth Avenue                                 San Francisco, CA  94116                 Telephone: (415) 664-8481
 Fax: (415) 661-2957

Office Hours M-F 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Emergency Sick Calls 415-734-7445


                      WEEKDAYS:                        9:00 AM and 5:30 PM

                       SATURDAY:                        9:00  AM  -  5:00 PM (Vigil)

                        SUNDAY:                             7:30 AM,  9:30 AM and  11:30 AM

All Masses are Livestreamed at

                       Thanks to the                                                Knights of St. Cecilia,                                         the Church is open                                     for prayer and visitation          Monday - Saturday 8:30 AM -6 PM



Click here to view mass live





Saturday afternoons

in the Church 

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM


               ROSARY                    Monday - Saturday at 8:35 AM



Saturdays from 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

             ANOINTING               OF THE SICK
If someone is critically ill and in danger of death or has died, please call our emergency contact phone number anytime, day or night,                        at 415-734-7445,                          and a priest will return your call.



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